Glossary for Acute psoriasis-like chest rash
Medical terms related to Acute psoriasis-like chest rash or mentioned in this section include:
- Acute psoriasis-like back rash: Psoriasis like plaques on the back may be seen in a few cases such as
- Acute psoriasis-like neck rash: Psoriasis like plaques on the neck may be seen in a few cases such as
- Chest conditions: Any condition affecting the chest
- Chest pain: Any chest pain must be considered as cardiac in origin until proven otherwise.
- Chest rash: An eruption on the skin of the chest.
- Chest symptoms: Symptoms affecting the chest region.
- Chronic psoriasis-like forearm rash: Psoriasis is a noncontagious skin disorder that most commonly appears as inflamed, edematous skin lesions covered with a silvery white scale. The most common type of psoriasis is plaque psoriasis. Psoriasis like plaques on the chest may be seen in a few cases such as
- Cracked skin: Cracking skin areas
- Eczema: Skin rash usually from allergic causes.
- Flaky skin: A condition where a persons skin lifts loosely in flakes
- Itching skin: Itching feeling of the skin.
- Pityriasis Rosea: A skin rash that starts with a large scaly spot and then develops into groups of smaller patches. The condition usually resolves itself within about 8 weeks.
- Psoriasis: Psoriasis is an inflammatory skin condition where the defective immune system causes skin cells to grow rapidly. It affects a significant number of people. Arthritis, which can be severe, is associated with the psoriasis in up to a third of cases. Not all patients who are susceptible to the condition will develop it - roughly 10% of those susceptible will actually develop the condition. There are various environmental factors which can trigger the onset of the disease e.g. strep throat (common trigger), some medication, stress and cold weather. Once the disease develops, it may resolve on its own or with treatment or may become a persistent chronic condition. The severity and duration of symptoms is variable.
- Psoriasis-like arm rash: Psoriasis is a noncontagious skin disorder that most commonly appears as inflamed, edematous skin lesions covered with a silvery white scale. The most common type of psoriasis is plaque psoriasis
- Psoriasis-like back rash: Psoriasis like plaques on the back may be seen in a few cases such as
- Psoriasis-like behind-knee rash: Psoriasis like plaques on the chest may be seen in a few cases such as
- Psoriasis-like calf rash: Psoriasis like plaques on the calf may be seen in a few cases such as
- Psoriasis-like chest rash: Psoriasis like plaques on the chest may be seen in a few cases such as
- Psoriasis-like symptoms: Symptoms similar to psoriasis or closely related.
- Rash: Rash of any type affecting the skin.
- Reactive arthritis: The inflammation of a joint
- Scaly skin: Toughness or scaliness of the skin
- Skin problems: Any condition that affects the skin
- Skin symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skin.
- Syphilis: A sexually transmitted disease caused by a bacteria (Treponema pallidum). The condition is often asymptomatic in the early stages but one or more sores may be present in the early stages. Untreated syphilis usually results in remission of visible symptoms but further severe damage may occur to internal organs and other body tissues which can result in death.
- Tinea: A condition which is characterized by an infection caused by a fungus
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